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This name is in version 1.1 of The Plant List, record kew-69366, with some changes.

H Epidendrum purpurascens Focke is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Epidendrum (family Orchidaceae).

The record derives from WCSP which reports it as an accepted name (record 69366) with original publication details: Tijdschr. Natuurk. Wetensch. Kunsten 4: 64 1851.

Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI:


See "Status", "Confidence level", "Source" for definitions.

Name Status Confi­dence level Source
Auliza clavatum (J. König) Brieger Synonym M TRO
Coilostylis clavata (Raf.) Withner & P.A.Harding Synonym H WCSP
Didothion clavatum Raf. Synonym H WCSP
Epidendrum clavatum Lindl. [Illegitimate] Synonym H WCSP
Epidendrum clavatum var. purpurascens (Focke) Cogn. Synonym L WCSP
Epidendrum psilanthemum Loefgr. Synonym H WCSP

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